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July 03, 2015

The fieldwork season has begun to complete the samples database for the Wiscland-2 land cover mapping project!  To round out the training/validation dataset of over 500,000 samples, ten Field Technicians have been brought on for the summer and are traveling the state to identify and collect GPS locations and ecological information with the aid of a DNR field mentor stationed in their collection region.

July 02, 2015

A new advisory council is being formed to advise on matters related to the Wisconsin Land Information Program.

July 02, 2015

The Version 1 statewide parcel database -- containing over 3 million parcels with their attributes -- has been completed. The database is accompanied by an interim report that summarizes the "V1" project and makes recommendations for strategic funding of improvements to the parcel layer.



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July 02, 2015

Updated map shows the latest status of Wisconsin LiDAR projects.

June 23, 2015

An online survey is now available for the Wisconsin Historic Landscape project.

June 02, 2015

Details about International Map Year, 2015-2016.

June 02, 2015

If you are looking for Wisconsin events, meetings, and conferences, this is the place to start.

May 27, 2015

Appleton and Milwaukee are participating in Code for America's nationwide Hack for Change event.  The focus this year is on 21st Century Government.

May 22, 2015

Global Surveying Event on the Solstice this Year

May 22, 2015

Information on the dates and locations of a series of community forums for the Wisconsin Historic Landscape project.

May 19, 2015

Imagery acquisitions for the 2015 National Agriculture Imagery Program are scheduled to begin in Wisconsin around June 20th and run through the end of August.

May 11, 2015

The Wisconsin Department of Administration has announced that Jim Giglierano will be the state's new Geographic Information Officer.

May 08, 2015

Mark your calendars, an icon of Wisconsin land information is retiring! Join Bill's friends and colleagues on May 21st to honor his distinguished career.